Thursday, 27 April 2017

Lion City lit listing: Art Book Fair at Gillman Barracks

Asian Books Blog is based in Singapore – the Lion City.  Lucía Damacela keeps an eye on local listings.

What: An annual event, the Singapore Art Book Fair (SABF) showcases contemporary art books & magazines.

When: Opening Night: TODAY Thursday 27 April 19:00 - 22:00.

Fair days: Friday 28, Saturday 29 of April 10:00 - 20:00; Sunday 30 10:00 - 19:00.

Where: At Gillman Barracks: 7 Lock Road, Singapore 108935

This is an admission-free fair, held since 2013, which is gaining in popularity with each edition. The last fair attracted more than 8,000 visitors.

Art works and publications from local, regional and international exhibitors are available for purchase. Countries represented include the UK, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Malaysia, and Indonesia. Art-related fringe activities are also scheduled.